The lack of good writing and 'flow' made following this book difficult and enjoying it an impossibility.
It has also been compared to Eat Pray Love - rightfully so, as it is about a woman traveling alone and her discoveries on the way (especially love).
I just couldn't empathize with her - despite really, really wanting to - and I actually ended up actively disliking her.
I'd love to travel, I'm somewhat scared of commitment. These are the things that make me readily identify with the author of this book. Read morePublished 1 month ago by M. Reynard
This book started out strong and became disappointing as it continued. The end was much more about her shallow relatinships with men and less about travel. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Renita J. Lovell
This book is just about her sexual explorations and not even in a good. IF you want something similar, read the Italian affair- now that was entertaining!Published 5 months ago by Shazia
Great concept with a very interesting and unorthodox outlook on life. Would recommend to any girl who has that desire to travel. Read morePublished 5 months ago by kaitlin eileen valentine
Eaves captures the romance and adventure of traveling across the globe perfectly. She intellectualizes her cultural experiences with an unyielding curiosity which takes the reader... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Tamara R Levien
I love to travel, so I was hoping to enjoy this book. I'm so glad I only spent $0.99 on it, because I could not bring myself to read past the first third of the book. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Ren
and it was worth it. As a single mom of 2 small kids I have no money or time to travel so I read, too much. This is a great book. Read morePublished 7 months ago by pantherose
Nice combination of travel stories linked into the psychology of relationships and why we do what we do. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Karen Heale
I highly recommend this book.
Elisabeth Eaves, in Wanderlust: A Love Affair with Five Continents,tells tales of love, misadventure and wringing every second of life out... Read more